News & Events

Message for U.S. Citizens: Don’t Let the Elections Pass You By

If you plan to vote in the November 2020 election it is important to ACT NOW!  Don’t wait, return your voted ballot right away! Remember U.S. embassies and consulates are not polling places; same-day in-person voting is not available outside the United States – but you can get assistance in requesting and returning your absentee ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Accepting U.S. Citizen Services and Certain Visa Appointments

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena is pleased to announce that effective immediately the consular section is accepting appointments for all U.S. citizen services, i.e., passport services, documenting the birth of a U.S. citizen child abroad, etc.  Please contact us at NDjamenaACS@state.gov to make your appointment. The consular section is also open for routine appointments for F-1 ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Virtual Town Hall! (September 23, 2020 @ 14:00 hours)

The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena will host a virtual Town Hall for all U.S. citizens in Chad on Wednesday, September 23, 2020, beginning at 14:00 hours (2:00 p.m.) WAT. Jessica Davis Ba, Chargé d’Affaires, a.i.; Major Michael Hill, Voting Officer; Chris Pae, Regional Security Officer; Daniel Toubolets, Political/Economic Officer; and Tom Cecil, Consular Chief will ...
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Alert: Security Alert – U. S. Embassy, Chad

Location:  Chad’s Border with Cameroon and N’Djamena Event:  The U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that it has received information that as of September 2020, extremists were reportedly considering kidnapping unidentified foreigners in the Far North region of Cameroon and bordering areas inside Chad.  The kidnapping events could occur in major cities in these ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Change in Official USD-FCFA Consular Exchange Rate

The U.S. Embassy N’Djamena informs U.S. citizens that effective August 17, 2020, the consular exchange rate decreased from 620FCFA to 590FCFA (1USD=590 FCFA). All consular services fees, including applications for visas, Consular Report of Birth Abroad, passports, and notarials will follow this new exchange rate. The new fees can be found on our embassy website . ...
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